Parasphaerosyllis indica Monro, 1937

Aguado, M. Teresa, Murray, Anna & Hutchings, Pat, 2015, Syllidae (Annelida: Phyllodocida) from Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, Zootaxa 4019 (1), pp. 35-60: 49

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Parasphaerosyllis indica Monro, 1937
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Parasphaerosyllis indica Monro, 1937 

( Fig. 5View FIGURE 5. A F)

Parasphaerosyllis indica Monro, 1937: 273  , text-fig. 8.

Parasphaerosyllis indica  .— Westheide 1974: 64, figs 27–29; San Martín et al. 2008 a: 146 –147, figs 19 E–F, 22 A–E, 24 A–B.

Material examined. AM W. 44422, MI QLD 2371; AM W. 43851, MI QLD 2331 (2); AM W. 43861, MI QLD 2329.

Remarks. Antennae longer than those described by San Martín et al. (2008). Anal papilla inflated, similar to spherical dorsal cirri ( Fig. 5View FIGURE 5. A F). It was reported from Queensland but may represent a complex of species. First report for Lizard Island.

Habitat. Dead coral and algae, in intertidal to shallow waters.

Distribution. Circum-tropical to temperate waters, Australia (Western Australia, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Annelida

Class

Polychaeta

Order

Phyllodocida

Family

Syllidae

Genus

Parasphaerosyllis

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Parasphaerosyllis indica Monro, 1937

Aguado, M. Teresa, Murray, Anna & Hutchings, Pat 2015

2015
Loc

Parasphaerosyllis indica

San 2008: 146
Westheide 1974: 64

1974
Loc

Parasphaerosyllis indica

Monro 1937: 273